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Peanut head?

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Post by Rocketpanda » Mon Feb 17, 2014 4:04 pm

Curious on what is a W58 Peanut Head?
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Post by flatcat19 » Mon Feb 17, 2014 7:07 pm

It's a W58 with the closed chamber design.


W58 also is the only L head with round exhaust ports.

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Post by RedBanner » Mon Feb 17, 2014 8:31 pm

Besides the n56 and n58
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Post by flatcat19 » Mon Feb 17, 2014 8:35 pm

RedBanner wrote:Besides the n56 and n58

Meh. Few and far between.

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Post by jayden71 » Tue Feb 18, 2014 6:22 pm

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Post by z chopper » Tue Apr 01, 2014 9:36 pm

looks like a peanut head to me

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Post by RedBanner » Wed Apr 02, 2014 9:39 am

All I see is a 710.
wayno » Sat Jul 12, 2014 9:40 pm wrote: Everything is either tight or actually rubbing.
Taterhead » Tue Aug 05, 2014 2:29 pm wrote:Datsun gods will give you one working gauge, gasoline or speedometer; you can't have both.

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Post by izzo » Wed Apr 02, 2014 10:08 am

w58 peanut heads, kinda harder to find... don't see them often anyways
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Post by Jester » Sat Jun 28, 2014 1:06 am

I'd like to have another W53 closed chamber. Had one on my black truck.

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Post by Laecaon » Sat Jun 28, 2014 1:54 am

I have seen more Peanut W58s than non Peanut ones... People always say they are hard to find, but they seem to be common to me...

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Post by wayno » Sat Jun 28, 2014 12:02 pm

Laecaon wrote:I have seen more Peanut W58s than non Peanut ones... People always say they are hard to find, but they seem to be common to me...

I agree with you, I have seen more peanut heads than open chamber heads also, I have 2 peanut W58 heads myself, they are parts/scrap to me, but I used to think that early 510 wagons were hard to find also. :|
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Post by izzo » Sat Jun 28, 2014 3:25 pm

Jester wrote:I'd like to have another W53 closed chamber. Had one on my black truck.


I know where a W53 Peanut head is, for sale even.
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Post by flatcat19 » Sat Jun 28, 2014 7:35 pm

I haz a W53 here that I'd be willing to trade for a different head.

Big valved A87 or a U67 in similar shape to my W53.

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